The only green space in Devonshire ward ... 2.19 Hectares in size.
Comprising of recreational space of a 5 a side football pitch, childrens play equipment a, picnic tables, all weather path, easy access gates and benches to sit and rest.
A 10 minute walk to the sea and a 15 minute walk to the town centre, makes it the ideal spot to stop and play with the children or sit and watch the world go by...
See our acheivements and vision the timeline below
Funding has been obtained from DWBL for addition seating around the play area which will be installed in early 2018
We have an active Facebook group , button at top of each page for upto the minute information.
Fund raising started with our first funday in August 2014, now an annual event with colourful stalls, live music and hot food.
Funday August 2104
Funday August 2105
Planted area (completed 2016)
Bulb planting (completed 2016)
Funday August 2016
Sapling planting 2016
New gates (completed 2017)
All weather path (completed 2017)
Major funding was received from DWBL and match
funded by the council in 2016, for new playpark equipment. which was completed in May 2017
Funday August 2017
Additional notice boards 2107
Additional saplings planted 2017
Below is an artist's impression of the new improved play park area, as choosen by its main users (528 local school children voted by ballot ) on which design they wanted.
Upgrade Seaside Rec (in progress)
New access gates (completed)
New Playpark Equipment (completed)
New Planted Area (part completed)
All Weather Path (completed)
New Toilet Facilities
Café On Site